Franciscan Manzanita

Franciscan Manzanita, shown here, was recently found in the Presidio in San Francisco. (Charles Webber/California Academy of Sciences)

Shrub Gets Endangered Status; 300 SF Acres Proposed For Rehabilitation

Federal wildlife officials have added a native San Francisco shrub that was once believed to be extinct to the endangered species list.

09/05/2012

Franciscan Manzanita, shown here, was recently found in the Presidio in San Francisco. (Charles Webber/California Academy of Sciences)

Native SF Plant Thought Extinct Gets New Life

Cuttings from a native San Francisco plant once thought extinct in the wild are now yielding hundreds of new seedlings.

CBS San Francisco–01/27/2011

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